Elton Fred Schlimmer died March 19, 2019.
He was born September 27, 1929, to Fred and Ida Schlimmer.
He graduated from Rutland High School in 1947, joined the National Guard, and was activated to Camp Carson, Colorado. There he married Evelyn Meyer, before returning to South Dakota to farm. They retired to Ocala, Florida, in 2009.
Elton is survived by his wife, Evelyn; three children: David, of Lake City, Florida; Carol (Ruano), of Quetzeltenango, Guatemala; Marvin, of Rochester, Minnesota, and a brother, Leland, of Volga.